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Police departments work together to capture suspected armed robber

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DU QUOIN, Ill. -- Police are releasing new details about an armed robbery in Du Quoin that led to an arrest in Centralia.

It happened around 4 p.m. Wednesday. Du Quoin Police say the suspect robbed a victim on East South Street then fled. 

About 45 minutes later, Sesser Police spotted the suspect's vehicle - a 2008 dark blue Chevy Impala. A Sesser officer tried to stop the car, but the driver took off, leading police on a chase. 

The suspect was later taken into custody in Centralia. 

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